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Understanding the Burden of Neurofibromatosis Type 1
This Alexion-sponsored educational podcast is intended for US
healthcare professionals only.
Neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) can create a substantial quality
of life burden on patients and their caregivers, and the
experience and resilience of each individual patient varies. Of
importance is the increased risk for psychosocial and emotional
difficulties, such as anxiety, depression, and social withdrawal.
This requires special attention at all stages of the condition.
Join Drs. Bruce Korf and Karin Walsh as they discuss the
psychological impact associated with NF1, the challenges
experienced by the multidisciplinary teams and NF clinics
involved in treatment and care of the condition, and potential
solutions for these challenges.
MM/US/DISEASE/1191 October 2023
Key Diagnostic Considerations in NF1
This Alexion-sponsored educational podcast is intended for US healthcare professionals only.
Neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) is a disorder of heterogeneity, and signs and symptoms can vary widely from patient to patient. International consensus recommendations, updated in 2021, incorporate a revised diagnostic criteria for NF1 with new clinical features and molecular diagnosis.
This podcast, one of the series, provides insights into the key diagnostic considerations of NF1. Join Drs Bruce Korf and Carlos Guillermo Romo as they talk about the practical aspects and challenges of the diagnostic process in NF1. Our experts outline the 2021 diagnostic criteria and provide an overview of the symptoms associated with NF1, discussing diagnostic genetic testing, differential diagnosis, and primary care referrals to an NF1 specialist. Additionally, the podcast dives into challenging clinical scenarios with insightful expert commentary.
Thought Leaders in Medical Affairs: Key Trends & Challenges Shaping the Future of the Medical Affairs Role
How can Medical Affairs divisions bring greater value to their organizations and practitioners every day?
The Medscape Medical Affairs Difference
What is so different about Medscape Medical Affairs in this crowded
Medical Communications landscape?